How are your ARMS and CUPS? ARMS and CUPS are a way for students to revise and edit their writing pieces. Please review with your child. Thanks!
REVISE VS. EDIT
ARMS VS. CUPS
Add: Sentences and words Capitalization: names, places, months, titles, I
Remove: Unneeded words Usage: match nouns/verbs correctly
and sentences Punctuation: periods, quotes, commas,
Move: Change a sentence or question marks, exclamation
word placement points
Substitute: trade words or sentences Spelling: check all words; use dictionary
for others if needed
Students should be reading every night (Monday-Thursday) for 30 minutes. Their reading should be recorded on their reading logs and then initial by an adult.